Welcome to the website for April plus Madison!


Dr. April Lynn James wears multiple hats— award-winning singer & scholar, and

Designer of Whimsical Things.

Her special interests include

baroque music & dance, Lewis Carroll,

operas composed by women and

women composing for Marian Anderson.

An experienced and esteemed public speaker, Dr. April delivers fun and inspiring presentations to diverse audiences.

The guardian angel of her sense of humor, Madison Hatta, Sonneteer, composes and declaims whimsical sonnets on such themes as madness, Time, career & family dysFUNction, and the importance of drinking tea.


Together, April plus Madison have published two chapbooks.

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